The Driskill Hotel announces newly renovated suites are available

The Driskill Hotel contracted architecture firm Clayton Korte to oversee the renovations. (Courtesy The Driskill)
The Driskill Hotel contracted architecture firm Clayton Korte to oversee the renovations. (Courtesy The Driskill)

The Driskill Hotel contracted architecture firm Clayton Korte to oversee the renovations. (Courtesy The Driskill)

The Driskill Hotel announced Sept. 9 that 14 renovated guest suites are available for reservations, according to a press release.


The hotel, located at 604 Brazos St., Austin, last saw hotel room renovations in 1998, according to the release. The most popular suites, such as the 1,200-square-foot Cattle Baron Suite, now include a clawfoot soaking tub, a walk-in shower, a living and dining area with a private wet bar, a separate bedroom with two queen beds, and a vanity area. Plans for future renovations, such as full guest room renovations to all 175 rooms, will begin in September 2022. Other hotel spaces, such as The Driskill Bar, will be refinished. https://driskillhotel.com
By Trent Thompson

Reporter, Austin Metro

Trent joined Community Impact Newspaper as an intern in May 2021 after graduating with a degree in journalism from the University of Texas, Austin in December 2020. In July 2021, he was promoted to Austin Metro reporter. He covers several news beats from education and government to dining, transportation, nonprofits, and healthcare. However, his primary beat is business and development. Before working at CI, Trent wrote for The Daily Texan, UT's daily student newspaper, and worked on many projects of his own for his undergraduate program. In his free time Trent writes poetry, spends time with loved ones, and watches Star Wars for the hundredth time, including other new movies.



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